Heeluxe Completes Record Number of Studies in 2018

Heeluxe is passionate about creating better shoes for everyone in the world. We work on this mission by completing research studies in 2 weeks or less and making sure these research reports are valuable to the footwear brands that request them. In 2018 we set out to work with more footwear brands, increase the number…

Heeluxe featured at Footwear Innovation Summit

On October 2, 2018, Heeluxe will be featured at the Footwear Innovation Summit at the Hotel Indigo in Los Angeles. This event features well know speakers in the footwear industry with topics ranging from 3D Printing and Design to Machine Learning. Dr Geoffrey Alan Gray, DPT, from Heeluxe will present on new testing that helps…

Dr Gray Featured in Running Insight magazine

A recent article by Jonathan Beverly in RunningInsight magazine dove into the topic of flexibility of running shoes and featured quotes from Heeluxe founder Dr Geoffrey Alan Gray. This article provides insight into the trend of stiffer running shoes that was started by the Nike Vaporfly 4%. In addition to the comments from Dr. Gray,…

Ecco Launches 3D Printed Footwear Validated @ Heeluxe

Over 3 years ago Ecco began a project with Heeluxe to bring customized 3D printed shoes to market. This ambitious project was expected to take much longer than Heeluxe’s 2 week standard. We loved the innovative spirit of the Ecco team and were happy to join them on this journey. Moreover, we have a firm…

UCSB and Heeluxe partner to develop new shoe technologies

UCSB is known worldwide for their exceptional engineering program. Heeluxe and UCSB have now partnered under the Capstone program to create new footwear technologies and footwear testing machines. Heeluxe began working with the Capstone program in 2016 as students were working on a novel invention to help prevent trip and fall injuries for people with…

Dr Gray featured in new book YOUR BEST STRIDE

Famous running journalist, Jonathan Beverly, release his new book today: YOUR BEST STRIDE. This book dispels the myths about running and running technique and focuses on what we know from research and years of experience. Readers of this book will find the “who’s who” of running shoe science including: Benno Nigg, Simon Bartold, Craig Payne,…

New Sensor Sock for Shoe Fit Measurements ANYWHERE!

The team at Heeluxe is working hard on making major upgrades our proprietary Shoe Fit Measurement sensors. One development that we are working on is developing a sock with sensors embedded in it that will make getting on-body shoe fit measurements as easy as putting on a sock and turning on an app. We are…

The Time Machine Shoe Durability Test Is HERE!

  Footwear companies have been asking for a test that quickly and accurately replicates how shoes break down in the real world. After 3 years of development Heeluxe created a Time Machine, letting you see how your shoes will look and perform in the future. The is the most realistic shoe durability testing machine currently…

Shape magazine interviews Dr. Gray!

In the September 2016 issue of Shape Magazine, Dr. Geoffrey Gray from Heeluxe was featured in their article, “Supercharge Your Stride.” This article focuses on how to pick out the running shoes that are the best for you, when to replace your shoes, and how strong feet are essential for healthy lifestyles. This is Heeluxe’s…